chapter  15
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In Search of a Durable Solution: Residency Status and Civil Rights of Palestinians in Host Arab States

There are three forms of durable solutions to refugee situations: repatriation to the country from which the refugee fled, settlement in the country of rust asylum, and resettlement in third countries which have the capacity and the willingness to take in the refugees. The Palestinian refugees, who are the largest single refugee group, have none of these options.